Beta v1.6.8.12

The last version had an issue when you came from on old setup of DropboxPortableAHK. The application did just crash with an empty error message without any further information. Unfortunately, this also broke the auto update.
Users of v1.6.8.11 can either:

  • download the latest version manually and replace the old DropboxPortableAHK.exe with the new one (recommended), or
  • delete the DropboxPortableAHK\.dbfiles\profile\AppData\Local\Dropbox file manually (which fixes the empty error message and allows the auto update to work)

Hopefully, the current version works fine again :)

Here is a copy of the announcement of the last version since they are still valid:

The new beta version makes DropboxPortableAHK usable again with the latest Dropbox version (9.4.49) :)

It is not possible to run multiple Dropbox instances simultaneously, yet. This includes the regular Dropbox client. To sync multiple instances, you can simply start them one after another and shut them down again when they finished syncing.
This can easily be automated with DropboxPortableAHK’s SyncAndGo feature.

If DropboxPortableAHK makes your life easier, please consider a donation or leave a comment. Any feedback is greatly appreciated :)

Please check out the user group for more information, the download link, and to report any issues: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/dropboxportableahk

13 thoughts on “Beta v1.6.8.12

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  2. great!

    “delete the DropboxPortableAHK\.dbfiles\profile\AppData\Local\Dropbox file manually (which fixes the empty error message and allows the auto update to work)”

    worked for me. Thank you very much for this quick fix!

  3. Hallo Nick.

    Vielen Dank für die neue Version!
    Natürlich habe ich wieder mal eine Kleinigkeit gespendet,
    als Anerkennung deiner Leistung :-)
    Wenn ich mal reich bin, gibt’s eine größere Spende ;-)

    Gruß,
    Hermann

  4. Doesn’t work to me, tried 1.6.8.12_beta. Still complains it wants to download a new dropbox version. I deleted the AppData\Local\Dropbox folder and started a new installation but same problem. It wants to download a new dropbox version. Dropbox released a new version just a few days ago or maybe it’s a known problem and if so you can help to fix? Thanks

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